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Hunt waiting in the road

Hunt waiting in the road Roborough nr, February 1975 More like this

Building the new link road

Building the new link road South Molton near, August 1988 More like this

Haymaking

Haymaking Deckport Farm, Hatherleigh, June 1977 More like this

Bill Smale with his prize-winning onions

Bill Smale with his prize-winning onions St Giles in the Wood, 26 October 1974 More like this

Chulmleigh Congregational Church’s...

Chulmleigh Congregational Church’s... Chulmleigh..., September 1987 More like this

Iddesleigh Friendly Society parade

Iddesleigh Friendly Society parade Iddesleigh, May 1975 More like this

After the Cup final

After the Cup final Brendon Barton, Exmoor, May 1985 More like this

Archie Parkhouse with ivy for sheep

Archie Parkhouse with ivy for sheep Millhams, Dolton, April 1975 More like this

Alf Pugsley, Lower Langham

Alf Pugsley, Lower Langham Lower Langham, Dolton, May 1974 More like this

Pigs and woodpile, Parsonage Farm

Pigs and woodpile, Parsonage Farm Iddesleigh, August 1976 More like this

James Ravilious, photographer of rural life © Beaford Archive

Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.

The Beaford Archive

Photographs by James Ravilious from 1972 - 1989

WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.

High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.

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